Historical outline -- The Greek cities: social-economic conditions -- Asia -- Egypt -- Hellenism and the Jews -- Trade and exploration -- Literature and learning -- Science and art -- Philosophy and religion Topic: Hellenism
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Topic: Capitalists and financiers Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=PkkgAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
byBierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914?; Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914? Cynic's word book
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In this dictionary for children, each definition is developed to give the essential meanings of a word, staying within the realm of a child's experience. Many word use examples are quotations from Mother Goose, Lewis Carroll, Robert Louis Stevenson, and other children's literature Topic: English language
Toontoony pie -- The rat who made one bargain too many -- The tiger in the palanquin -- Kashi and his wicked brothers -- The crow and the sparrow -- The fortune of the poet's son -- The jackal and the crocodile -- The two misers -- The farmer's old horse -- The gift of the holy man -- The poor weaver and the princess -- The man who was only three inches tall -- Toontoony and the barber -- The clever jackal and how he outwitted the tiger -- The monkey, the tiger, and the jackal family -- The... Topics: Tales, Folklore